Back In The Day™, they used to not have MP3s. Yea, I know; I have no idea how the world lived before then either, but the fact still remains.
Also back In The Day™, I used to have a babysitter. I actually went though many babysitters, however that is a topic for another day. My babysitter at the time was a student by the name of Andrew Schirmer.
One of the times he was baby sitting us (Brian and me), he downloaded Winamp (version 1, so this version didn’t suck) and then played a copy of Goldfinger that he downloaded from his server1.
That was my first MP3 I ever heard. I have no idea why I still remember that either.
1 Actually I think it was his friends server…not that it matters.
Today’s Definition of Irony is brought to you by Amazon.com‘s new Amazonmp3 service1:
…for having the top MP3 song as Feist’s 1234, also known as ‘that cool song that Apple uses in their new iPod commercials’.
This may or may not be made funnier (more funny?) by the fact that 1234 is only #4 in the iTunes Store: